Get ready to unleash the fury as the iconic punk rock pioneers, BLACK FLAG, are set to storm Australia for their first tour since 2013 presented by Silverback Touring. With a blistering lineup and an unparalleled live performance, Black Flag promises an unforgettable experience for punk rock enthusiasts and music lovers alike. Known for their […] …Continue Reading

Pix by Helheim Photographic Review by Chris ‘THE D’ Dennis Its’ a Saturday night in the Valley of Brisbane and the night is pumping with music. Ed Sheeran is serenading a sold-out crowd at the Suncorp Stadium, some doof is vibing in the Empire Hotel, and a crowd is lining up in Brunswick Street around […] …Continue Reading

There might be a number of bands from the glory period of the 1980s still doing the rounds, but not many as prolific or consistent as Stryper. From humble beginnings and despite always being a band that lives between two worlds, Stryper have endured through every musical and societal challenge thrown at them. And, more […] …Continue Reading

Words by Jimmy Glinster Pix by Helheim Photography Before I get started with this one, I thought I’d better mention that I’ve been a fan of (hed) P.E. since their 2000 album Broke, which in my opinion was one of the best Nu-Metal releases of its time and is still one of my favourite albums […] …Continue Reading

Over the course of their career – which commenced in 1997 – genre-bending punk, rasta, soul gangsta rockers, HED PE have remained constant with relentless touring and a genuinely unifying live show bringing together fans of the multiple genres which they so effortlessly fuse. The band returns to Australia in February for the first time […] …Continue Reading

Frankenbok have been announced as the Melbourne support for legendary US outfit Hed (PE) at Max Watts on February 11. It caps a massive 12 months for Frankenbok who released their latest album Overdose early last year and celebrated their 25th anniversary at The Tote in December. Tickets available from…/ …Continue Reading

“We are a very energetic band so we’ll probably start sweating 30 seconds in.” ERIK MARTENSSON Swedish rock outfit Eclipse are just one of a myriad of international rock/sleaze/glam metal bands about to descend on Australian shores for Glam Fest 2023. Eclipse will be hitting the stage in Brisbane at The Zoo on January 25 […] …Continue Reading

Glam Fest 2023 is less than seven sleeps away. The festival, making its Australian debut, features some of the best and most influential glam/rock/hard rock bands of the last three decades and is spearheaded by Faster Pussycat, Wednesday 13, Enuff Z Nuff, Eclipse, Pretty Boy Floyd and Tuff. Originating in 1985, Tuff are one of […] …Continue Reading

Photos by Squirty G Before we get started, just know that my experience of this show may not be the same as others… For the first time in many attempts, I actually got to a show early enough to see These Four Walls bang out their brand of hard rock. I have heard plenty about […] …Continue Reading

For just over 20 years American hard rock/metal outfit Fozzy have been riding a gradual wave of success. After starting life as a cover band in 1999, Fozzy released two albums mainly comprising other band’s material before deciding to release an album showcasing their own orginals with All That Remains in 2005. That album spawned […] …Continue Reading